Root Galaxy Note 2 T899 on official UVBMB4 Android 4.1.2 firmware easily. If you have not installed the latest firmware, install official UVBMB4 Android 4.1.2 firmware on Galaxy Note 2 T899. Rooting lets you to enjoy apps which require root access. However, remember that Rooting voids warranty of your device which can be regained only after you install official firmware update.
Make sure that you are running your Galaxy Note 2 T889 on UVBMB4 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware.
The guide mentioned below is only for Galaxy Note 2 T889 and is not compatible with any other device. To know the model number of your device go to Settings >> About Phone.
We cannot be held liable of any damage done to your device while following the below mentioned procedure.
Root Galaxy Note 2 T889 on official UVBMB4 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware
Take a complete backup of data,apps and settings as the procedure may wipe your data.
Make sure that the battery of device has a minimum charge of 60%.
Enable “USB debugging” on your device by going to Settings >> Developer options >> Enable USB debugging.
Download Kies Software to install drivers.
Extract the Firmware file which you have downloaded in above step. You will get “.tar” file along with other files.
Extract Odin to get “Odin3 v3.07.exe” file.
Switch off device.
Boot device into download mode. Press and hold Volume Down, Home, Power till device turns on and then press Volume Up to enter download mode.
Connect device to computer using USB cable. Odin will detect your device and ID:COM will turn yellow and a message appears saying “Added”. Re-install drivers if Odin fails to detect device.
Click on “PDA button” in Odin and navigate to select “.tar″ file which you have downloaded.
In Odin make sure that “Auto Reboot” and “F.Reset Time” are selected and “Re-Partition” check box is unchecked.
Click on Start button in Odin to start flashing Android 4.1.2 firmware. When flashing is complete you will get a PASS message.
Disconnect device from your computer and let it boot automatically.
You have rooted Galaxy Note 2 T889 on official UVBMB4 Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean firmware. You can check if your device is rooted by installing “Root Checker” from Google Play.